Category: Helpful tips and hints

10 Places You Don’t Think of as Destinations but Young Kids Love

Sometimes the best outings are unexpected, you stop somewhere on an errand and your kids can’t stop talking about it and want to go back!  Over the years I’ve racked up a number of places that I will now go out of my way to take my children…

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How to Save Money taking Day Trips–20 Tips

Recently my husband and I went on a money date to review our year financially.  Being the accountant that he is, he inputs all our expenses into Quickbooks by categories so we are able to run a chart showing our yearly entertainment expenses.  Last year we made a decision to…

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Cater your day trips to your child’s learning strengths

Day trips can be a perfect time to nurture your child’s individual strengths and intelligence.  Have a child who is art smart?  Take them to an art museum.  What about a child who is logic smart?  Take them to a science-based museum.  Maybe they are nature smart…

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